One of the significant lessons the pandemic taught me was to adopt online banking, which I shy away because in the back of my mind, hackers are just in the midst and I’ve to protect my hard-earned savings, no matter how meager it is.
It took me a while to embrace digitalization in the banking services. Online banking for a not so techie savvy like me is comparable to taking a step-by-step course, not to mention my risk-averse attitude.
But, by force of circumstance and the dynamic development of technology in financial services, I had to embrace it. A portmanteau for financial services, FinTech is the very foundation in the transformation/digitalization of traditional financial services that we, the general banking public, now enjoys.
And I salute Rizal Commercial Banking Corporation (RCBC), one of the largest universal banks in the country and Maybank Philippines, Inc., for their continuous